Materia Medica by Allen
For the sycotic diathesis; flabby, lympathic constitution; irritable temperament.
Easily excited by any emotion, especially by contradictions (Anac, Con.).
Heat of the head, as if surrounded by hot air.
Sanguineous congestion of the brain.
Apoplexy; face red, pulse hard, full, frequent.
Cancer of mammae; ACUTE LANCINATING PAIN; drawing pain in breast; swollen, distended, as before the menses; breast feels drawn in.
A livid red spot appeared, broke and discharged; gradually invaded entire breast, very foetid odor; edges pale, elevated, mammillary, hard, everted; bottom covered with reddish granulations.
Gait unsteady; muscles refuse to obey the will (Alum., Gels.).
Epilepsy; twitching over the whole body four or five days before the attack.
Constipation: obstinate; ineffectual desire; stools of hard, round balls, like olives.
Diarrhoea: watery, brown, gushing out in a violent jet (Crot. t., Grat, Gum., Jatr., Thuja).
Sexual desire increased in women (Lil.).
Compare: Carbo an., Con., Sil. in mammary cancer; Bell., Cal., Sulph. in epilepsy.